Graphene oxide–based nanomaterials: An insight into retinal prosthesis

Jia Wei Yang, Zih Yu Yu, Sheng Jen Cheng, Johnson H.Y. Chung, Xiao Liu, Chung Yu Wu, Shien Fong Lin, Guan Yu Chen

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Abstract

Retinal prosthesis has recently emerged as a treatment strategy for retinopathies, providing excellent assistance in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and retinitis pigmentosa. The potential application of graphene oxide (GO), a highly biocompatible nanomaterial with superior physicochemical properties, in the fabrication of electrodes for retinal prosthesis, is reviewed in this article. This review integrates insights from biological medicine and nanotechnology, with electronic and electrical engineering technological breakthroughs, and aims to highlight innovative objectives in developing biomedical applications of retinal prosthesis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number2957
JournalInternational journal of molecular sciences
Volume21
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 2 2020

Keywords

  • Electrodes
  • Graphene oxide
  • Interface
  • Nanotechnology
  • Retinal prosthesis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Catalysis
  • Molecular Biology
  • Spectroscopy
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Physical and Theoretical Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry

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    Yang, J. W., Yu, Z. Y., Cheng, S. J., Chung, J. H. Y., Liu, X., Wu, C. Y., Lin, S. F., & Chen, G. Y. (2020). Graphene oxide–based nanomaterials: An insight into retinal prosthesis. International journal of molecular sciences, 21(8), [2957]. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijms21082957